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No respite from crashing SMP prices

No respite from crashing SMP prices

Vadodara: After Gujarat government extended a helping hand to the Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF), the home grown dairy major has started exporting skimmed milk powder (SMP) to countries like Pakistan, Afghanistan, Middle East and Bangladesh among others. But the Rs 300 crore support announced by the state government in June-end is still falling short when it comes to […]

Dy mayor caught driving on wrong side

Dy mayor caught driving on wrong side

Vadodara: A traffic policeman would have gone soft on the city’s deputy mayor’s car driving on the wrong side, but not people on the street commuting in the direction opposite to the car for no fault of theirs. Irate scenes were witnessed when this happened on the Vadsar-GIDC Road in the city late on Friday evening. Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC) […]

Girl accuses 2 cops of rape at Raghubar‘s Jan Samvad event

Girl accuses 2 cops of rape at Raghubar‘s Jan Samvad event

RANCHI: A Steel City girl on Tuesday entered Suchana Bhavan in Ranchi, where chief minister Raghubar Das‘s Jan Samvad programme was in progress, and accused two Jamshedpur-based police officers of raping her. The girl, a minor from Mango locality in , said she had visited the MGM police station after she was gang raped by three persons earlier. She said […]

Property tax notices of Rs 9 cr issued to 20

Property tax notices of Rs 9 cr issued to 20

CHANDIGARH: Tightening the noose around property tax defaulters, the Chandigarh municipal corporation, on Tuesday, issued property tax recovery notices of Rs 9.68 crore to 20 defaulters in the city. Defaulters include crucial government offices, health institutes, various companies working in Chandigarh Technology Park (RGCTP), among others. Out of the 20 notices sent on Tuesday, six were sent to companies working […]

Chandigarh: Vehicle lifters hit top gear

Chandigarh: Vehicle lifters hit top gear

Go out and they burgle your house. Stay in and they steal your car. It’s not snatching alone that has made Chandigarh insecure. Vehicle thefts and break-ins have shaken people so much that they have stopped going out on a holiday. Vehicle lifting increased at breakneck speed between January 2015 and June 30, 2018. Some 2,735 vehicles were stolen from […]

PU-CMC to join hands for cleanliness drive

PU-CMC to join hands for cleanliness drive

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab University, Chandigarh will work with the Municipal Corporation in the campaign “Chandigarh Swachhata me banega No 1.” This was shared by Chandigarh Mayor Davesh Moudgil after a meeting with Dr Raj Kumar, newly-appointed vice-chancellor of Punjab University, Chandigarh. The V-C was at the office of Mayor in MC office in sector 17 and held detailed discussions regarding […]

Dalit youth stabbed for wearing shorts

Dalit youth stabbed for wearing shorts

AHMEDABAD: An 18-year-old youth, Sanjay Makwana, was stabbed and beaten, allegedly by seven members of the Darbar community, for wearing shorts and sporting a moustache, at Kavitha village in Bavla taluka of late on Tuesday night. Bavla police on Wednesday lodged an FIR against seven members of the Darbar community for attempted murder and under the Prevention of Atrocities Act. […]